The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 131 101 158
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +57
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 90 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.54% 2.36% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 8.62% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 98 58
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1751 1532 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.90% 27.37% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1106 1139
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 55 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Bracknell +2 10 £65,000 +100.00%
Maidenhead -3 9 - -
Slough +1 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Newbury -6 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 144 (64.29%) Cisco
2 136 (60.71%) Telecoms
3 116 (51.79%) Firewall
4 86 (38.39%) MPLS
5 84 (37.50%) OSPF
6 83 (37.05%) SNMP
7 77 (34.38%) BGP
8 67 (29.91%) Network Management
9 65 (29.02%) Internet
9 65 (29.02%) DNS
10 61 (27.23%) Cisco Certification
11 59 (26.34%) Broadband
12 57 (25.45%) Smartphone
12 57 (25.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
14 45 (20.09%) Windows
14 45 (20.09%) Billing
14 45 (20.09%) Retail
15 44 (19.64%) CCNP
16 41 (18.30%) Juniper
17 40 (17.86%) VPN
18 39 (17.41%) LAN
19 37 (16.52%) CCNA
20 35 (15.63%) WAN
21 32 (14.29%) Network Security
21 32 (14.29%) TCP/IP
22 28 (12.50%) CheckPoint
23 27 (12.05%) IPsec
23 27 (12.05%) F5
24 23 (10.27%) H.323

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 16 (7.14%) Lync
2 8 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.79%) IIS
4 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.34%) Apache
5 3 (1.34%) WordPress
6 2 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.34%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (51.79%) Firewall
2 86 (38.39%) MPLS
3 84 (37.50%) OSPF
4 83 (37.05%) SNMP
5 77 (34.38%) BGP
6 65 (29.02%) Internet
6 65 (29.02%) DNS
7 59 (26.34%) Broadband
8 57 (25.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (17.86%) VPN
10 39 (17.41%) LAN
11 35 (15.63%) WAN
12 32 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 32 (14.29%) Network Security
13 27 (12.05%) IPsec
14 23 (10.27%) H.323
15 20 (8.93%) 3G
16 19 (8.48%) DHCP
16 19 (8.48%) PBX
16 19 (8.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.23%) MySQL
4 4 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 136 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 45 (20.09%) Retail
2 45 (20.09%) Billing
3 16 (7.14%) Finance
4 13 (5.80%) Marketing
5 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Back Office
6 3 (1.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (20.54%) Network Engineer
2 35 (15.63%) Design Engineer
3 34 (15.18%) Senior Design Engineer
4 30 (13.39%) Support Engineer
5 27 (12.05%) IP Engineer
5 27 (12.05%) Senior IP Engineer
6 24 (10.71%) Security Engineer
7 23 (10.27%) Senior Security Engineer
7 23 (10.27%) Technical Design Authority
8 19 (8.48%) Consultant
9 17 (7.59%) Network Consultant
10 15 (6.70%) Security Consultant
10 15 (6.70%) Network Security Consultant
10 15 (6.70%) Voice Engineer
11 14 (6.25%) Technical Support
12 12 (5.36%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (5.36%) Network Support
12 12 (5.36%) Product Manager
13 11 (4.91%) Architect
13 11 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) HTML
1 4 (1.79%) .NET
2 2 (0.89%) WebRTC
3 1 (0.45%) J2EE
3 1 (0.45%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) XML
3 1 (0.45%) CORBA
3 1 (0.45%) POSIX
3 1 (0.45%) LAMP
3 1 (0.45%) Qt
3 1 (0.45%) GTK+
3 1 (0.45%) HTML5
3 1 (0.45%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.45%) Smartphone
2 10 (4.46%) IVR
3 8 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.79%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.34%) SecurID
6 3 (1.34%) CCTV
6 3 (1.34%) Handset
6 3 (1.34%) Replication
7 2 (0.89%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.45%) Open Source
8 1 (0.45%) Social Media
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.09%) Windows
2 22 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (7.14%) Linux
5 12 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.02%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.23%) Solaris
8 4 (1.79%) UNIX
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) uClinux
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.91%) Network Management
2 15 (6.70%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (5.36%) Product Management
4 10 (4.46%) Network Design
4 10 (4.46%) Project Management
5 9 (4.02%) ITIL
6 8 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 7 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 6 (2.68%) CRM
8 6 (2.68%) Change Control
9 5 (2.23%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.23%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.23%) Validation
9 5 (2.23%) Migration
10 4 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (1.79%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (1.79%) Data Security
10 4 (1.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.70%) SQL
2 3 (1.34%) T-SQL
2 3 (1.34%) PHP
3 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.45%) C++
4 1 (0.45%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (27.23%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (19.64%) CCNP
3 37 (16.52%) CCNA
4 19 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (5.36%) Degree
6 9 (4.02%) CCVP
7 8 (3.57%) MCSA
8 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.79%) MCITP
8 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.34%) PMP
9 3 (1.34%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.89%) CCIE
10 2 (0.89%) CCSP
10 2 (0.89%) MCSE
11 1 (0.45%) MCP
11 1 (0.45%) RHCE
11 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.45%) SCSA
11 1 (0.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) SLA
2 10 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.79%) SCCM
3 3 (1.34%) SCOM
3 3 (1.34%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.89%) SmokePing
4 2 (0.89%) Cacti
4 2 (0.89%) Nagios
5 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 144 (64.29%) Cisco
2 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
3 41 (18.30%) Juniper
4 28 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 27 (12.05%) F5
6 22 (9.82%) Huawei
7 18 (8.04%) Nokia
7 18 (8.04%) Nortel
8 11 (4.91%) Avaya
8 11 (4.91%) HP
8 11 (4.91%) VMware
9 10 (4.46%) Mitel
10 9 (4.02%) Genesys
11 8 (3.57%) McAfee
12 7 (3.13%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.23%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.23%) Oracle
14 4 (1.79%) Citrix
14 4 (1.79%) Dell
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